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|Staying One Step Ahead of Norma Rae — Tips for Staying Union Free|
Michael W. Groebe; Foley & Lardner LLP;
July 10, 2014, previously published on July 7, 2014If you think unions are going away anytime soon based on recent defeats like those suffered by the UAW at Volkswagen in Tennessee, think again. The UAW and others have stepped up their organizing efforts and do not be surprised if they come knocking on your company’s door seeking to...
|China's Auto Industry Invests in Michigan|
Chao Meng; Foley & Lardner LLP;
July 7, 2014, previously published on June 26, 2014With more than $1 billion invested in Michigan each year, Michigan is a top destination for Chinese investors. According to Jerry Xu, the President of the Detroit Chinese Business Association, Chinese investors are coming to Detroit and Southeastern Michigan to partner with American companies and...
|The MCDC Initiative: Window Closes on September 10, 2014|
Michael G. Bailey, David Y. Bannard, Laura L. Bilas, Heidi H. Jeffery, Chauncey W. Lever; Foley & Lardner LLP;
June 11, 2014, previously published on June 9 2014As highlighted in the SEC’s 2012 Municipal Market Report, the SEC has expressed significant concern that many issuers have not been complying with their obligation to file continuing disclosure documents and that federal securities law violations involving false statements concerning such...
|Colorado High Court to Rule on Rocky Mountain High|
Michael W. Groebe; Foley & Lardner LLP;
May 16, 2014, previously published on May 12, 2014The issue of medical marijuana continues to make news in Colorado and across the country. Earlier this year, the Colorado Supreme Court agreed to hear an appeal of the 2013 Colorado Court of Appeals ruling in Coats v. Dish Network, which analyzed the relationship between Colorado’s medical...
|Department of Energy Makes it Easier to Access Low-Interest Financing|
Omar A. Lucia; Foley & Lardner LLP;
May 6, 2014, previously published on May 1, 2014The U.S. Department of Energy is overhauling a $16 billion low-interest financing program to fund new technologies such as efficient engines, lightweight materials, and low-friction tires. This program, titled the Advanced Technology Vehicles Manufacturing Loan Program, is being modified to further...
|Automotive Suppliers Get Ready for Your Recalls|
Mark A. Aiello, Mark A. Aiello, Christopher H. Grigorian, Christopher H. Grigorian, Lauren M. Loew, Lauren M. Loew, Vanessa L. Miller, Vanessa L. Miller, Jeffrey A. Soble, Jeffrey A. Soble; Foley & Lardner LLP;
April 28, 2014, previously published on April 24, 2014It is impossible to be in the Automotive Industry and not be involved in, aware of, concerned about or otherwise thinking about recalls. But as a supplier, what are you doing now to be ready for what many feel is the inevitable call from your customers or the government? What are you doing to...
|You Can't Wear That Here: EEOC Issues Guidance Regarding Religious Garb and Grooming in the Workplace|
Tamar N. Dolcourt; Foley & Lardner LLP;
April 20, 2014, previously published on April 14, 2014Last month the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission issued updated guidance on the requirements employers must follow when an employee seeks an accommodation for religious clothing or personal grooming requirements. In its Question and Answer and Fact Sheet publications, the EEOC attempts to...
|What Does McCutcheon Mean for Wisconsin Campaign Finance Law?|
Philip C. Babler, Raymond J. Carey; Foley & Lardner LLP;
April 10, 2014, previously published on April 4, 2014On April 2, the United States Supreme Court released its much-anticipated decision in McCutcheon v. FEC, 572 U.S. --- (2014). The case was closely watched because it presented the Court the opportunity to revisit the framework of First Amendment campaign finance jurisprudence.
|OSHA Shines Its Headlights on Auto Suppliers|
John F. Birmingham; Foley & Lardner LLP;
April 3, 2014, previously published on March 31, 2014In a continuation of the Obama Administration’s amped up regulatory enforcement agenda, OSHA recently announced its intention to target auto suppliers. In its Regional Emphasis Program For Safety Hazards in the Auto Parts Supplier Industry, OSHA identified hazards that it believes are...
|U.S. Supreme Court Reins in Bankruptcy Court Authority Under § 105(a)|
Geoffrey S. Goodman, Emil P. Khatchatourian, Jill L. Nicholson, Ann Marie Uetz; Foley & Lardner LLP;
March 10, 2014, previously published on March 6, 2014On March 4, 2014, the United States Supreme Court issued its decision in Law v. Siegel, 571 U.S. -- (Mar. 4, 2014) and held that the bankruptcy court exceeded its authority under section 105(a) of the Bankruptcy Code and its inherent powers by authorizing the chapter 7 trustee to...